Archive: Jan 2020

Black History Month Resources at MoDH

Looking for ways to commemorate and reflect on the history and culture of the African American community? The Museum of Durham History is a great resource for local educators and families to learn more about the community’s African American history. Events John Harvey Wheeler, Black Banking, and the Economic… Read More

“A Creative Protest”

Below is the “A Creative Protest” speech delivered by the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the White Rock Baptist Church on February 16, 1960. The speech is also widely known as “Fill Up the Jails.” King gave the address during a visit to Durham in the wake of… Read More